What is another word for devastation?

354 synonyms found


[ dˌɛvəstˈe͡ɪʃən], [ dˌɛvəstˈe‍ɪʃən], [ d_ˌɛ_v_ə_s_t_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]

Related words: natural disaster, hurricane, tsunami, earthquake, volcano eruption, tornado

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    How to use "Devastation" in context?

    When one thinks of devastation, one may think of a place that has been badly damaged, such as a city after a tornado. Devastation can be caused by natural disasters like tornadoes, hurricanes, and earthquakes as well as human-caused disasters like wars.

    Devastation can cause physical, emotional, and financial damage. Physical damage can include structural damage to buildings, injury to people, and loss of life. Emotional damage can include fear, sadness, and shock. Financial damage can include loss of income, loss of assets, and damage to infrastructure.

    The effects of devastation can persist for years after the event.

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